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And now for a little moment grace has been shown from LORD our God, to leave us a remnant to escape, and to give us a nail in his holy place, that our God may lighten our eyes, and give us a little reviving in our bondage.
Nevertheless in thy manifold mercies thou did not make a full end of them, nor forsake them, for thou are a gracious and merciful God.
But he, being merciful, forgave iniquity, and destroyed not. Yea, many a time he turned his anger away, and did not stir up all his wrath.
And he remembered his covenant for them, and relented according to the multitude of his loving kindnesses.
But they rebelled against me, and would not hearken to me. They did not every man cast away the abominations of their eyes, nor did they forsake the idols of Egypt. Then I said I would pour out my wrath upon them, to accomplish my
For I, LORD, do not change. Therefore ye, O sons of Jacob, are not consumed.
Has his loving kindness entirely gone forever? Does his promise fail for evermore?
But thou, O LORD, are a God merciful and gracious, slow to anger, and abundant in loving kindness and truth.
Who is a God like to thee, who pardons iniquity, and passes over the transgression of the remnant of his heritage? He does not retain his anger forever, because he delights in loving kindness.
And his mercy is for generations of generations to those who fear him.